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November 8, 2018

Gov. Hickenlooper announces 2018 Colorado Governor’s Citizenship Medals

Governor John Hickenlooper today announced the remaining recipients of the 2018 Colorado Governor’s Citizenship Medals (the Medal). Joining Dana Crawford, the Vanguard Legacy Medal recipient, the […]
November 8, 2018

Leveraging Telluride Foundation’s Community Grants to bring new Dollars to our Community

Telluride Foundation staff is often asked about the relationship between our Community Grants program (over $1M annually given to local nonprofits) and our Impact Initiatives (internally […]
November 8, 2018

Telluride Foundation Stakeholder Survey Results

Accountability can be scary, but it is critically important when a public organization is entrusted by people. Whether government, a nonprofit or a foundation, each organization […]
September 25, 2018

TELLURIDE FOUNDATION SELECTS THE 2018 CITIZEN OF YEAR: SUSAN RICE A Community Celebration to Honor Rice Planned for October 4th, 2018

TELLURIDE, Colo. (September 25, 2018) – At the Telluride Foundation’s summer Board of Directors summer meeting, long time Nucla resident Susan Rice was selected as the […]
September 21, 2018

U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $844,941 to Support Business Development in Western Colorado

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $844,941 grant to the Telluride Foundation to boost business development efforts […]
September 21, 2018

Welcome New Staff Member, Valene Baskerfield Chang-Chavkin Scholarship Program Manager

Valene Baskfield, LCSW, is Program Manager of the Chang Chavkin Scholars Program. In her role, Valene supports Chang Chavkin Scholars to help them navigate and maximize their […]
September 20, 2018

Welcome New Board Member, Chris Pucillo

Christopher Pucillo founded Solus Alternative Asset Management in July of 2007 and currently serves as its Managing Partner & CEO/CIO. Solus emerged out of Stanfield Capital […]
August 15, 2018

New This Year, the Neil Armstrong Scholarship Committee Awarded a “Recognition Prize” for a Top Academic Student

New this year, the Neil Armstrong Scholarship Committee awarded a “Recognition Prize” for a top academic student, planning to pursue a major in a STEM field, […]
June 7, 2018

Telluride High School Senior, Tomaz Remec, Named 2018 Neil Armstrong Scholar

In addition to receiving a $20,000 scholarship, this year’s Neil Armstrong Scholarship recipient will be getting another surprise. Tomaz Remec, who spoke confidently about his passion […]
June 1, 2018

San Miguel Rural Broadband Expansion Initiative

Introduction For Scott Bookman, Executive Director of the Norwood Uncompahgre Medical Center, “Broadband is as important as electricity.” As a geographically-isolated frontier Federally Qualified Health Center, […]
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